As part of the development of the domestic medium-power gas turbine GTE-65.1, the specialists of Power Machines have developed design documentation to prepare the fire test stand of Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod for testing a new combustion chamber.
While implementing the project of launching fully domestic gas turbines of medium and large capacity in the Russian energy market, Power Machines is mastering and applying advanced manufacturing technologies.
Power Machines, in cooperation with a leading Russian aerospace company, completed the first stage of testing the GTE-170 gas turbine ignition system. The tests were conducted at the testing facility of Power Machines' partner - NPO CKTI named after I.I. Polzunov.
Power Machines has manufactured and completed the shipment of a hydraulic turbine impeller for Ust-Srednekanskaya HPP of RusHydro. The 86-ton impeller was manufactured at the Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod and is intended for hydropower unit No. 1 of the Ust-Srednekanskaya HPP.
Power Machines started a student design bureau (SDB) at St. Petersburg Polytechnic University. This is the third design bureau at the premises of the university, opened by the power engineering company in 2020. The opening ceremony was attended by Alexander Ivanovsky, General Designer of JSC "Power machines", and Andrey Rudskoy, Rector of SPbPU.
Following modernization performed by Power Machines, the sixth power unit of the largest power plant in Central Asia has successfully passed the stage of integrated testing and is being prepared for commissioning. At the same time, Power Machines experts continue to install the supplied equipment at power unit No. 5.
The machine-tool fleet of the Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod (LMZ) was enlarged with a band saw machine and a sandblasting chamber. The new equipment was supplied as part of a project for the manufacture of medium and high capacity gas turbines.